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The Resource Travel writing : the self and the world, Casey Blanton

Travel writing : the self and the world, Casey Blanton

Label
Travel writing : the self and the world
Title
Travel writing
Title remainder
the self and the world
Statement of responsibility
Casey Blanton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Blanton follows the development of travel writing from classical times to the present, focusing in particular on Anglo-American travel writing since the eighteenth century. He identifies significant theoretical and critical contributions to the field, and also examines key texts by James Boswell, Mary Kingsley, Graham Greene, Peter Mathiessen, V.S. Naipaul, and Bruce Chatwin
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blanton, Casey
Dewey number
820.9/355
Index
index present
LC call number
PR756.T72
LC item number
B57 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Genres in context
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travelers' writings, English
  • Travelers' writings, American
  • American prose literature
  • English prose literature
  • Authorship
  • Travel
  • Travel writing
  • Self in literature
  • Écrits de voyageurs anglais
  • Écrits de voyageurs américains
  • Prose américaine
  • Prose anglaise
  • Art d'écrire
  • Voyage
  • Voyage
  • Moi (Psychologie) dans la littérature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American prose literature
  • Authorship
  • English prose literature
  • Self in literature
  • Travel
  • Travel writing
  • Travelers' writings, American
  • Travelers' writings, English
  • Reiseliteratur
  • Reisverhalen
  • Engels
  • Englisch
Label
Travel writing : the self and the world, Casey Blanton
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 132-142) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • TRAVEL WRITTINGTHE SELF AND THE WORLD ; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Chronology; Chapter 1Narrating Self and Other: A Historical Overview; Chapter 2"Vain Travelers": James Boswell and the Grand Tour; Chapter 3 Victorian Women Travelers: Mary Kingsley; Chapter 4The Modern Psychological Journey: Graham Greene; Chapter 5 Nature-Travel Writing: Peter Matthiessen; Chapter 6"Splenetic Travelers": V.S. Naipaul; Chapter 7"Lying Travelers": Bruce Chatwin; Chapter 8Envoi: Writings of Place and the Poetics of Displacement in the Works of Paul Theroux and Roland Barthes; Notes and References
  • Bibliographic EssayRecommended Titles; Index
Control code
856929551
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Routledge pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 148 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203819784
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)856929551
Label
Travel writing : the self and the world, Casey Blanton
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 132-142) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • TRAVEL WRITTINGTHE SELF AND THE WORLD ; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Chronology; Chapter 1Narrating Self and Other: A Historical Overview; Chapter 2"Vain Travelers": James Boswell and the Grand Tour; Chapter 3 Victorian Women Travelers: Mary Kingsley; Chapter 4The Modern Psychological Journey: Graham Greene; Chapter 5 Nature-Travel Writing: Peter Matthiessen; Chapter 6"Splenetic Travelers": V.S. Naipaul; Chapter 7"Lying Travelers": Bruce Chatwin; Chapter 8Envoi: Writings of Place and the Poetics of Displacement in the Works of Paul Theroux and Roland Barthes; Notes and References
  • Bibliographic EssayRecommended Titles; Index
Control code
856929551
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Routledge pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 148 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203819784
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)856929551

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